Jobs & Internships

Helpful Tips

Still need to find a "match"? Feel free to look for other organizations you can work with.

When you email organizations, make sure to:

    • state your major(s) and, if applicable, your minor(s)
    • let them know you are looking for an internship for academic credit for a particular quarter (make sure to include the start and end dates!)
    • describe why you are interested in their organization for an internship
    • share what skills or knowldge that you have to contribute
    • include your resume and open schedule

Need more help? Talk to our Asian American Studies Academic Advisor: 

Department Teaching Assistantships

Interested in a TAship with the Asian American Studies Department for the upcoming 2017-2018 academic year?

Apply now! Applications due March 17, 2017 (Friday of 10th Week)

Completed AASD TA Applications include the following:

Note: In the application’s “comment section,” you may elaborate on your indicated course preferences, such as preference on being a TA for the same course during multiple quarters (if available), teaching different courses each quarter, or even desire to work with any specific instructor. You are also welcome to elaborate on these points in your cover letter.

Any follow-up questions may be directed to the Academic Advisor, Kristine Jan Espinoza, at

Other Teaching Assistantship Positions

Interested in searching for TA vacancies outside of the Asian American Studies Department? Subscribe to the TA Marketplace Google group!

Are you interested in a paid part-time graduate student position? 


The UCLA Undergraduate Research Center for Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences is seeking Graduate Research Mentors this summer.


Are you interested in government or public service?

Are you looking for an internship this summer?


Fellowships and Financial Services will be hosting a series of informational sessions on the Fulbright U.S. Student Program beginning on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. All sessions will be held at Powell Library, Room 186 from 12:00PM-1:00PM with lunch served.


Calling on anyone who is interested internship for congressional candidate Robert Lee Ahn! The election is on April 4 and we are hiring interns on a rolling basis until then.


The Athletics Peer Learning Lab is currently recruiting peer learning facilitators (PLFs) to facilitate group and individual peer learning sessions for student-athletes.


Get paid to learn about Asian American histories and Muslim American experiences ---Compensation rate: $100 for an approximately 2-hour interview